Posts Tagged ‘scary busey’

Busey got to spend his first day at the track. Holey moley was it fun. Phil decided to quit mopeds and race scooters instead. (sike, that’s not actually phil) Thanks to Dan Kastner for the photos. Busey did pretty good on the track. My headset started to get loose (that’s been a long running headache […]


Busey’s Back.

25May11

Decided to give Scary Busey a double dose of pimping and upgrayedd the shocks. I liked the shocks Christophe used on his Daggr1 one build (west seattle just got a set too). When I looked into where those guys got them (www.mytrailbuddy.com), I was surprised to find out it was a half hour away! So […]


A month of family vacation and work travels is coming to a close with a climatic ending. Seattle! I’m flying out tomorrow for a week (graciously hosted by Joel and Rosanna, yeah!) with a few friends to attend a film festival and hang out with the illustrious mosquito fleet and friends. So excited! In brief […]


I first built this Polini bottom end 2 years ago. It was clean, but the case matching left room for improvement. Here’s the original case match. That will not stand, man. The top ports especially. Here’s an ok photo of comparing a before and after. The right channel is mostly done, and the left is […]


I had forgotten how much I love having a shop to work in. Heading down there with no agenda, listening to music and hanging out and working is incredibly relaxing and enjoyable. I spent the last 3 nights hanging out in the shop doing some work on my polini cylinder and cases. I was looking […]


Scary Busey’s getting a suspension UPGRAYEDD along with the new motor build. First up is getting the magnum swingarm I’ve had sitting around mounted up. With the longer swingarm, it was time to chop the fender down. I used Jeremy D Bandit’s maxi frame as some inspiration. Jeremy is a master of meticulous and beautiful […]


weeeeeeeee!

01Mar11

The winter months make it easy to forget how much fun you have with moped friends. This weekend I went down to Goshen Indiana for a welcome home party for Mr. Responsible Jon, hosted by Devin at the MLM shop. It was a collection of amazing midwestern friends. Bandits, TBS, Guns, MF, Motion Left and […]


cuperzack put together a really well thought out post about moped racing, the progression it’s taken over the last couple years, and what the core of it is all about. it’s long, but worth it. here are some highlights…. The first 2 years of moped racing did much to evolve the tuning and attitudes towards […]